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Table 2 Baseline characteristics (t1) of the AYA-LE sample

From: Life situation and psychosocial care of adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer patients – study protocol of a 12-month prospective longitudinal study

Total n = 577 Valid
n (%)
Gender: female 425 29.3 391 (73.7) (6.09) (68.1)
Age at diagnosis Mean (SD); Min-Max:
Partnership: (yes)
Highest educational degree:
No educational degree Basic educational degree (<10 years) Secondary educational degree (10 years) Highschool degree (>10 years) 6 37 190 340 (1.0) (6.5) (33.2) (59.3)
Children: (yes) 195 (33.8)
Cancer diagnosis
[C50] Breast Cancer [C51-C57] Gynecological Cancer [C62] Testicular Cancer [C73] Thyroid Cancer [C43] Melanoma [C81] Hodgkin´s Lymphoma [C82-C90] Non-Hodgkin´s Lymphoma [C91-C95] Haematological Cancer [C40-C41, C46-C49] Sarcoma [C15-C26] Gastrointestinal cancer [other C] Others 150 51 50 32 19 99 42 40 26 29 39 (26.0) (8.8) (8.7) (5.5) (3.3) (17.2) (7.3) (6.9) (4.5) (5.0) (6.8)
Time since diagnosis in months Mean (SD); Min-Max: 11.9 (7.99); 1.0 - 44.4  
Medical therapies (Multiple answers possible):
Surgery Radiation Chemotherapy Chemoradiotherapy 427 250 228 215 (74.0) (43.3) (39.5) (37.3)
Sick leave at baseline: (yes) 321 (57.0)